Random Thoughts and Deeds

A short collection of odd days out, things we’ve done and general goings on around the house that don’t neatly fall into any of the other categories
Marathon Weekend

Marathon Weekend

A while ago the good lady wife won a place in the Virgin London Marathon for 2014. She failed in the annual ballot but then entered a competition on a bottle of Lucozade Sport and won it.

Sheffield Half 2014 (or not)

Sheffield Half 2014 (or not)

On Sunday April 6th 2014 I ran the 33rd annual Sheffield Half Marathon. It turned out to be one of the weirdest days of my life, apparently.

Reading Half 2014

Reading Half 2014

Kas’s free entry into the London Marathon that she won came with side entry into a couple of “training” half marathons. This was one of them.

Brighton Half 2014

Brighton Half 2014

The long awaited trip to Brighton for Kas to do the Brighton Half Marathon.

Kenilworth Half 2013

Kenilworth Half 2013

We had a quick dash up to Kenilworth so that Kas could run the half marathon there. I toyed with the idea of running too but then Kas told me there’s no medal. No medal ? No run.

A Day of Sport

A Day of Sport

Ami had an athletics event up at Stantonbury Stadium this morning. MK Dons had a home game in the afternoon. We went to both.

Ashby

Ashby

Saturday afternoon, following a fine performance at Parkrun by both Kas and Ami – two PBs. We wanted a bit of fresh air to avoid the kids spending all afternoon playing Pet Shop on the iPads.